The British Independent Film Awards' annual kudofest, one of the earliest gong-giving ceremonies of the season, has long been a favorite industry bash due to its informal atmosphere.
ConfettiGenre: Wedding comedyHelmer: Debbie IsittCast: Martin Freeman, Jessica Stevenson, Alison SteadmanBackers: BBC Films, Wasted Talent, Screen West MidlandsThe pitch: Three couples compete to win…
As U.K. chancellor Gordon Brown prepares to unveil new rules for film tax incentives in his prebudget scheme at the beginning of December, British producers are in a somber mood.
On Oct. 5, London's Curzon Soho screened a matinee of Danish political thriller "King's Game" from a digital print. Although a seemingly unremarkable event, it was the first screening in the U.K…